1997

Incident Date Boat Details
24 16 November 1997 B580 Jet Ski in danger of drowning – rescued by lifeboat crew. Jet ski also recovered despite being under way.
23 5 October 1997 B580 Distress signal – false alarm
22 5 October 1997 D523 Persons cut off by tide – standby only
20 & 21 4 October 1997 B580 & D488 Sailing dinghy in difficulties
18 & 19 21 September 1997 B580 & D373 Distress signal – false alarm
17 9 September 1997 B580 Fishing vessel broken down – towed to safety
15 & 16 8 September 1997 B580 & D523 Reports of aircraft ditched in sea – false alarm
14 17 August 1997 B580 Fishing boat broken down – towed to safety
13 17 August 1997 B580 Small boat broken down – towed to safety
12 12 August 1997 D523 Persons cut off by tide – rescued by lifeboat
10 & 11 6 August 1997 B580 & D523 Persons in water -assisted by others
9 30 July 1997 B580 Report of person in difficulties – abandoned dinghy found
8 30 July 1997 B580 Fishing boat broken down – towed to safety
7 17 July 1997 B580 Yacht in difficulties – gave assistance
6 19 June 1997 B580 Fishing boat broken down – towed to safety
5 8 June 1997 D373 Persons cut off by tide – rescued by lifeboat
4 3 May 1997 B580 Fishing boat broken down – towed to safety
3 27 April 1997 B580 Yacht in difficulties – gave assistance
2 27 April 1997 B580 Fishing boat broken down – towed to safety
1 23 March 1997 B580 Fishing boat with fouled propeller – gave help